WHAT IS ENERGY PSYCHOLOGY?The techniques used in Energy Psychology (EP) are based on both an understanding of clinical psychology and on working with the energy flow of the body. EP is a family of evidence-supported psychotherapeutic approaches that integrate established clinical practices with somatic methods derived from various healing traditions of Eastern cultures... TO READ MORE, CLICK HERE
CAN ENERGY PSYCHOLOGY HELP ME WITH MY PROBLEM? EP can be used for a range of problems, including: performance issues (sports, school, business and the arts),overcoming limiting beliefs (about relationships, finances, etc.), weight loss (and maintenance), mental health problems (anxiety, depression, PTSD, addictions, etc.). Hundreds of thousands of people have used EP approaches to... TO READ MORE, CLICK HERE
The techniques of Energy Psychology have provided me with invaluable tools for working with trauma. No therapist can afford to remain ignorant of this new and exciting field. Nathaniel Branden, PhD, author of The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem
With increasing globalization there has been a growing curiosity in psychological practice about Non-western methods of dealing with disturbances within the human organism. Not based on Western rationalism, these methods do not rely on insight and understanding, but on shifting internal states of bodily experience. Energy Psychology techniques and procedures can bring about remarkably rapid changes in the way people feel and move through the world." Bessel A. Van Der Kolk, MD, Medical Director, The Trauma Center, Brookline, MA and Professor of Psychiatry, Boson University School of Medicine
I can't imagine where I would be without energy therapy. When I was in the blackest moment of my life, these energy therapies opened whole new doorways to freedom that I could never have had otherwise. They literally saved my life."L.B., Oregon
I overcame my fear of public speaking almost instantly. I wanted to thank you for exposing me to this unorthodox, but in my case very effective, form of therapy. It's definitely going to change my life and open up more opportunities for me than I can possibly imagine. In fact, it already has." G., Illinois
HOW DOES EP COMPARE TO CONVENTIONAL PSYCHOTHERAPY? By conventional therapy, we mean conventional talk therapy (CTT) and much of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Energy Psychology (EP) approaches are generally more focused, goal oriented and more active than CTT. EP differs from these approaches by the deliberate use of the body’s energy systems (e.g. meridians, chakras) to create a change in experience... TO READ MORE, CLICK HERE
IS THERE RESEARCH THAT SUPPORTS EP? There are currently over 40 Energy Psychology (EP) studies published, 95% of which show positive outcomes related to EP treatment. The most recent Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) (soon to be published in the Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease)has shown Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT, an EP modality) to significantly lower cortisol-related stress levels and self-reported psychological symptoms after a single treatment session... TO READ MORE, CLICK HERE.
HOW DOES ENERGY PSYCHOLOGY COMPARE TO DRUG THERAPY?The simplest answer is that EP is much safer and longer-lasting than drug therapy. EP has no side effects, no potential for addiction, and no periods of instability while you adjust to starting and ending treatment...TO READ MORE, CLICK HERE.
HOW CAN I FIND A THERAPIST THAT USES ENERGY PSYCHOLOGY APPROACHES NEAR ME?
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